Wander Minnesota: I Scream, You Scream, We All ScreamSummer's actually been pretty pleasant this year, with limited numbers of scary heat waves and a goodly amount of beautiful weekends. Regardless of whether it's hot, hotter, or hottest, ice cream is always welcome. Luckily, the Twin Cities have tons of options for that sweet treat. Here are a few to get you started.
Wander Minnesota: Big Bog State Recreation AreaSummer's not over yet, and if you head north, passing through Bemidji on the way to the Canadian border, allow some time to stop and explore the Big Bog State Recreation Area in Kelliher.
Wander Minnesota: Last Of The Summer FestivalsThis is just the tip of the iceberg for festivals and events in Minnesota in August.
Wander Minnesota: Where To Beat The HeatIt sounds like we're in for a few days of intense heat and humidity. While there are people who really enjoy this weather there are plenty who don't.
Wander MN: Where To Find Pokemon In The Greater MetroIf you haven't been able to resist the siren call of Pokemon GO over the past week—and many of us have not—you've probably already figured out some of the logical places.
Wander Minnesota: The Museum Of Russian ArtHoused in a former church and in an attractive Spanish colonial building, the Museum of Russian Art is easily reached at the intersection of Diamond Lake Road and 35W.
Wander Minnesota: Festival Fun For JulyThis is just the tip of the iceberg for festivals and events in Minnesota in July.
Wander Minnesota: New Attractions At The ArboretumThere are some really fun new exhibits at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum this summer, interesting for both adults and kids.
Wander Minnesota: Celebrating The Solstice At The Jeffers PetroglyphsIf you haven't visited the Jeffers Petroglyphs near Comfrey, you really should. And this weekend, there are extra enticements to do so.
Wander Minnesota: What's Up for Father's DayMom had her turn last month, now dad is up for honors. Here are some ideas for family fun on Father's Day.
Wander Minnesota: The Summer Festival KickoffWhile there are festivals year-round across the state, summer is really prime time. The following is just a sample of what's going on in June.
Wander Minnesota: MNSH's History Hound ProgramIf you're the parent of an elementary-aged child and you're looking for some fun, inventive ways to keep them and their brains running, look no further than the Minnesota Historical Society’s History Hound program.